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WHAT THIS AREA IS ABOUT.  Global demand for energy resources is at historic high levels.  Energy law is the study of the legal issues relevant to the exploration, development, production, transportation, and usage of the various types of fuels we depend on to power modern society.  Historically, the focus of energy law has been to ensure maximum supply, rather than to protect the environment or ensure equitable distribution of energy and power supplies.  The area of energy law has evolved into a complex web of state, federal, and international statutes and regulations, and increasingly environmental and social issues are also at stake in energy disputes.  The area is also dominated by the study of contracts — contracts between host countries and companies with development agreements, where the law of the host country is typically controlling; contracts among companies engaged in exploration and development operations; between landowners and oil and gas companies, wind companies, pipeline companies, solar energy producers, and energy transmission lines. COURSE OFFERINGS.  Courses offered in this area include Oil and Gas Law, Advanced Oil and Gas Law, Energy Law & Policy, Emerging Trends in Oil and Gas Litigation, Electricity Law, and Wind Law.

Unique # Title Instructor
  29325 Emrg Iss in Renewable Energy Policy Humble, M
  29645 Environmental Haragan, K
  29735 Environmental: Skills Haragan, K
  29545 International Petroleum Transaction Anderson, O
  29420 Law/Sci/Fin of Global Energy Trans Anderson, O
  29455 Multiparty Conflt Res in Enrgy/Envi Schwartz/Menicucci
  29355 Oil & Gas Taxation Spellings/Wright
  29610 Oil and Gas Smith, E
  30020 Wind Law Wetsel/Dewolf